The Lab's annual art auction happens on March 20, 2010.
Saturday, March 20, 6 – 10pm

Saturday, March 20, 2010, 6:00 – 10:00 p.m. Annual Art Auction for The Lab.
Live auction at 8:30 p.m.

$20 or FREE with membership
Includes open bar and refreshments.
Advanced tickets available on Brown Paper Tickets.

Silent auction bids begin at $25.

Check our blog for auction previews and supplementary artist information.

Read why the San Francisco Bay Guardian's Johnny Ray Huston loves The Lab's annual art auction and how he's built his own art collection around his amazing finds here.

Live Auction Items:
(Starting bids will be approximately 30-50% of retail value)

Jamie Brunson

Jamie Brunson
Futura
14'' x 14''
2006
Oil on canvas
Retail value: $1,800
Courtesy of the artist

John CaseyJohn Casey
Speed Racer
20'' x 15''
2009
Pen and ink on paper
Retail value: $900
Courtesy of the artist and Swarm Gallery
Lauren DiCioccio

Lauren DiCioccio
Thank You For Shopping with Us
2009
Organza and thread
11" x 19"
Retail value: $750
Courtesy of the artist and Jack Fischer Gallery



Mark Flood
Mark Flood
Alamo Square
2010
Acrylic on canvas
Retail value: $3,000
Courtesy of the artist
Tara Foley
Tara Foley
Untitled
30" x 41.25"
2010
Ballpoint pen and gouache
Retail value: $2,000
Courtesy of the artist


Rives Granade
Rives Granade
A Minor Annoyance
11'' x 16''
2008
Oil and gold leaf on canvas
Retail value: $1,000
Courtesy of the artist and Steven Wolf Fine Arts

 Taraneh Hemami

Taraneh Hemami
Most Wanted
5.5'' x 36''
2006
Hand manipulated pigment on fine arts paper
Retail value: $1,500
Courtesy of the artist 

John Hundt

John Hundt
Couple
Collage
Retail value: $1,200
Courtesy of the artist and Jack Fischer Gallery

Seth Koen
Seth Koen
Limb
2008
Cotton thread, plastic pellets, steel wire, MDF
Retail value: $1,800
Courtesy of the artist and Gregory Lind Gallery

 
Christina La Sala

 

Christina La Sala
Counting
2010
Glass and wood
Retail value: $1,200
Courtesy of the artist and Ampersand, International

Dan Lydersen

Dan Lydersen
Manchild
6'' x 6''
2008
Oil on canvas
Retail value: $1,000
Courtesy of the artist and Jack Fischer Gallery

Kara MariaKara Maria
Boomtown (Speed Limit 10)
17'' x 11.5''
2003
Acrylic on paper
Retail value: $960
Courtesy of the artist and Catharine Clark Gallery 
Dennis Parlante
Dennis Parlante
Untitled
Mixed media collage
Retail value: $2,000
Courtesy of the artist and Modernism, Inc.

Francesca Pastine

Francesca Pastine
Pray: Art Forum Excavation Series
10.5'' x 10.5''
2009
Art Forum Magazine
Retail value: $2,000
Courtesy of the artist

Hilary PecisHilary Pecis
Untitled
2008
Ink, pigment, collage, and acrylic on panel
Retail value: $500 Courtesy of the artist

Kal Spelletich

Kal Spelletich
Frankentree
Mixed media
Retail value: $1,500
Courtesy of the artist and Jack Hanley

 

Molly SpringfieldMolly Springfield
Untitled
Graphite on paper
Retail value: $900
Courtesy of the artist and Steven Wolfe Fine Arts
Jamie VastaJamie Vasta
Mermaid Study #1
7.5" x 7.25"
2009
Glitter on panel
Retail value: $2,200
Courtesy of the artist

 

Contributing artists include: Alissa Anderson, Donna Anderson Kam, Ulrika Andersson, Michael Arcega, Tim Armstrong, Laura Ball, Scott Barry, Drew Bennett, Bert Bergen, Neil Berrett, Vanessa Blaikie, Daniel Blomquist, Nicholas Bohac, Crockett  Bodelson, Chris Brennan, Jamie Brunson, Jessica Cadkin, Michael Campbell, John Casey, Susan Chen, Alexander Cheves, Joshua Churchill, Kevin P. Clarke, Alex Clausen, Tyler Cohen, Rand Colosky, Lisa Congdon, Beth Alice Cook, Ilana Crispi, Wendy Crittenden, Eilish Cullen, Amanda Curreri, Davis & Davis, Gail Dawson, Dean Dempsey, Alan Disparte, Inga Dorosz, Julie Dummermuth, Sacha Eckes, Yukako Ezoe, Nadiah Fellah, Tara Lisa Foley, Peter Foucault, David Fought, Erik Friedman, Erica Gangsei, Renee Gertler, Sheila Ghidini, James Gobel, Lori Gordon, Rives Granade, David Hamill, Jared Harrell, Jim Haynes, Daniel Healey, Taraneh Hemami, Ryan Hendon, Jonn Herschend, Dee Hibbert-Jones, Carrie Hott, Arthur Huang, John Hundt, Raymie Iadevaia, Misako Inaoka, Elise Irving, Lissa Ivy, Darren Jenkins, Carl Karni-Bain, Rie Kawakami, Patricia Kelly, Matt Kennedy, Travis Kerkela, Christine Kesler, Mike Kimball, David King, Mary Anne Kluth, Kyle Knobel, Seth Koen, Daniel Konhauser, Craig Koozer,Grant LaValley, Carol Ladewig, Eric Larson, Christina La Sala, Danyol Leon, Liesa Lietzke, Walter Logue, Seth Lower, Marina Luz, Dan Lydersen, Liz Maher, Michelle Mansour, Tom Marioni, Vanessa Marsh, Sherri Martin, Darrin Martin & Torsten Zenas Burns, Yuki Maruyama, Lisa McCutcheon, Jen Merrill, Ben Meyer, Kim Miskowicz, Liv Moe, Haden Nicholl, Rich Nyhagen, Bill O'Callaghan, Susan O’Malley, Paul Paiement, Francesca Pastine, Nora Pauwels, Hilary Pecis, Francesca Pera, Sasha Petrenko, Joshua Pieper, James Sterling Pitt, Joey Piziali, Aaron Poser, Alex Potts, Mel Prest, Genevieve Quick, Kyle Ranson, Dianne Romaine, Aaron Rosenstreich, Zachary Royer Scholz, Michael Ryan, Bill Samios, James Sansing, SCUBA, Tim Svenonious, Alice Shaw, Casey Jex Smith, Sarah Smith, Ginger Snap, Jessica Snow, Kal Spelletich, Molly Springfield, Kirk Stoller, William Swanson, Charlene Tan, Tallulah Terryll, Amy Trachtenberg, Lucrecia Troncoso, Jamie Vasta, Ben Venom, Andy Vogt, Matt Volla, Bryan Von Reuter, Liz Walsh, Jake Watling, Victoria Wagner, Tyson Washburn, Brian Wasson, Jim Winters, Liz Worthy, Blade Wynne, Megan Wynne, Durwood Zedd

~ Honorary Committee ~
Vanessa Blaikie | Ping Pong Gallery
Catharine Clark | Catharine Clark Gallery
Marcella Faustini | NOMA Gallery
Jack Fischer | Jack Fischer Gallery
Eleanor Harwood | Eleanor Harwood Gallery
Christina La Sala
Svea Lin Soll | Swarm Gallery
Gregory Lind | Gregory Lind Gallery
Heather Marx | Marx & Zavattero
Joey Piziali | Ping Pong Gallery
Dina Pugh | Triple Base Gallery

Many thanks to our drink sponsors.

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Thank you to our generous event sponsors:

Curiosity Shoppe | Chandler Fine Arts & FramingMission Pie | Modern Times Bookstore | Paxton Gate | Plant'It Earth | Smith Andersen North | Trader Joe's | San Francisco Film Society | Schein & Schein Acme Bread Ramblas Regalito | Pork Store Cafe BellJar Shop  | CCSF Continuing Education | Crafting the Sacred | California Academy of Sciences | Independent Nature | San Francisco Symphony

Flowers courtesy of Michael Daigian Design | Design sponsor Satellite Design

 

Raffle Prizes:

$ 40 gift certificate for Ramblas
$50 gift certificate for Regalito
$25 gift certificate for Pork Store
$50 gift certificate for BellJar Shop
$25 gift certificate for Paxton Gate
$50 gift certificate for Curiosity Shoppe
Two tickets to the California Academy of Sciences
Gift certificate for a cake from Noe Valley Bakery
Gift certificate for a pie from Mission Pie
Tote bag from Curiosity Shoppe
One-year membership to San Francisco Film Society
One-year membership to The Lab
One-year membership to Modern Times Bookstore
$150 gift certificate towards any classes or workshops at City College of San Francisco
$250 gift certificate for a private Garden Consultation courtesy of Independent Nature
Free tarot reading with Leila Jo Crawford of Crafting the Sacred
Tickets for two to the San Francisco Symphony
$100 off any San Francisco Film Society Filmmaker Education class during the Summer 2010 trimester